The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lotus
South West / Bristol
Rank - 64 65
Contract jobs citing Lotus 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 1.02% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.72% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £120 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -68.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £180 £275
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -34.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 294 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 45.83% 37.36% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 206 219
Median daily rate £355 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £125 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 11
Median hourly rate £20.25 £21.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £27.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Lotus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Data Security
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Email Migration

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Lotus Notes Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Security
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) HP